Breakout Session Schedule



Opening Plenary Session (host institutions provide overview of their NSF projects and brief descriptions of their respective breakout sessions)


Breakout Session #1 (participants choose from list)*


Breakout Session #2 (participants choose from list)*


Optional Networking Lunch


Breakout Session #3 (participants choose from list)*


Closing Plenary Session (panel Q&A with host institutions featuring key take-aways)

*Breakout Sessions:  Participants can select up to three sessions.

Breakout Session Descriptions

Participants can select up to three breakout sessions from the below.  The associated handout contains a description of each breakout session.

  • Facilitating cross-disciplinary communication: a case study approach using immediate feedback-assessment techniques
  • Guiding team-based project work using a project management framework
  • Using general education requirements to teach basic teamwork and leadership skills
  • Making teamwork-intensive courses work: logistics that promote teams not just groups
  • Introducing your students to the basics of problem-solving and team-building
  • Integrating cross-disciplinary problem-solving into your course


(.pdf, 597K)